Register now for ABLFA’s annual conference in Paris from 3-4 May 2018.
The Annual Debate - the UK’s premier cross-sector Africa investment event - returns to the Law Society for its fourth year on 24th April.
The Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) organises its first law conference and introduces its unique legal framework and dispute resolution in the AIFC court.
The Law Society in cooperation with the Bar Council of England and Wales and the UK Ministry of Justice is organising a Legal is Great summit in Kazakhstan
Yuhua Yang, Partner at Llinks London office tells us what it’s like working for a Chinese firm in London
Christina Blacklaws comments on our collaboration with China and rule of law in the digital age
The Law Society sent an intervention letter on the case of the murder of the Burmese human rights lawyer U Ko Ni.
From 5-8 December 2017, Sir William Blair joined a small delegation from the Law Society and City Law School to present the final evaluation report of the judicial training programme for Supreme Court judges and senior clerks from Kazakhstan. This trip was undertaken under the auspices of the Supreme Court of Kazakhstan and kindly hosted by Madiyar Balken, a Supreme Court judge.
On 21 February 2018, the Law Society’s Vice-President Christina Blacklaws and International Programmes Manager Lizzette Robleto de Howarth, attended the #HeforShe* seminar organised by UN Women and hosted by Linklaters. The purpose of this session was to discuss how to change the narrative between men and women and to find ways of taking action to create a more equal world.
A major step forward for human rights in Europe as the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) calls for the drafting of a European Convention on the Profession of Lawyer
Lawyers across Europe have a duty to make their voices heard and support their colleagues and judges in Poland whose independence is under threat at this very moment.
Applications are now open for firms to host a lawyer from Latin America for a one or two week placement in in London in May 2018.
Applications are now open for Brazilian lawyers interested in joining the Brazilian British Lawyers Exchange Programme in London this Spring.
Take a closer look at issues for the European legal profession this month
Attend our panel discussion and meet a delegation of Malaysian commercial lawyers
Dr Liam Fox MP gives a speech at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum
The number of disputes must be just right for the the trade in financial services to thrive post-Brexit.
Ruling is a sign that the UK is still a desirable destination for dispute resolution, law firm claims.
Analysis of ‘stand-out’ group highlights stark gender pay gap in law firms.